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[movies]Rives: Reinventing the encyclopedia game - TED.com
Prompted by the Encyclopaedia Britannica ending its print publication, performance poet Rives resurrects a game from his childhood. Speaking at the TEDxSummit in Doha, Rives takes us on a charming tour through random (and less random) bits of human knowledge: from Chimborazo, the farthest point from the center of the Earth, to Ham the Astrochimp, the first chimpanzee in outer space.
Keywords: TedTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; entertainment; science; web; wikipedia; TEDxSummit; 2012
Downloads: 24
[movies]Lawrence Lessig: Re-examining the remix - TED.com
At TEDxNYED, former "young Republican" Larry Lessig talks about what Democrats can learn about copyright from their opposite party, considered more conservative. A surprising lens on remix culture.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; law; music; technology; web; TEDxNYED; 2010
Downloads: 376
[movies]Rachel Botsman: The currency of the new economy is trust - TED.com
There's been an explosion of collaborative consumption -- web-powered sharing of cars, apartments, skills. Rachel Botsman explores the currency that makes systems like Airbnb and Taskrabbit work: trust, influence, and what she calls "reputation capital."
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; business; collaboration; community; web; TEDGlobal 2012; 2012
Downloads: 1,247
[movies]Renny Gleeson: 404, the story of a page not found - TED.com
Oops! Nobody wants to see the 404: Page Not Found. But as Renny Gleeson shows us, while he runs through a slideshow of creative and funny 404 pages, every error is really a chance to build a better relationship.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; marketing; technology; web; TED2012; 2012
Downloads: 359
[movies]Ian Ritchie: The day I turned down Tim Berners-Lee - TED.com
Imagine it's late 1990, and you've just met a nice young man named Tim Berners-Lee, who starts telling you about his proposed system called the World Wide Web. Ian Ritchie was there. And ... he didn't buy it. A short story about information, connectivity and learning from mistakes.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; business; history; technology; web; TEDGlobal 2011; 2011
Downloads: 185
[movies]Jonathan Zittrain: The Web as random acts of kindness - TED.com
Feeling like the world is becoming less friendly? Social theorist Jonathan Zittrain begs to difffer. The Internet, he suggests, is made up of millions of disinterested acts of kindness, curiosity and trust.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDGlobal 2009; TED; Talks; Internet; culture; law; technology; web; wikipedia; 2009
Downloads: 297
[movies]Christopher "moot" Poole: The case for anonymity online - TED.com
The founder of 4chan, a controversial, uncensored online imageboard, describes its subculture, some of the Internet "memes" it has launched, and the incident in which its users managed a very public, precision hack of a mainstream media website. The talk raises questions about the power -- and price -- of anonymity.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; activism; collaboration; computers; culture; government; law; meme; web; TED2010; 2010
Downloads: 288
[movies]Steven Johnson on the Web as a city - TED.com
Outside.in's Steven Johnson says the Web is like a city: built by many people, completely controlled by no one, intricately interconnected and yet functioning as many independent parts. While disaster strikes in one place, elsewhere, life goes on.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2003; TED; Talks; cities; communication; community; design; global issues; politics; web; 2003
Downloads: 56
[movies]Jonathan Harris collects stories - TED.com
At the EG conference in December 2007, artist Jonathan Harris discusses his latest projects, which involve collecting stories: his own, strangers', and stories collected from the Internet, including his amazing "We Feel Fine."
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; art; arts; culture; entertainment; global issues; happiness; software; storytelling; web; TED2007; 2007
Downloads: 87
[movies]Chris Anderson: How web video powers global innovation - TED.com
TED's Chris Anderson says the rise of web video is driving a worldwide phenomenon he calls Crowd Accelerated Innovation -- a self-fueling cycle of learning that could be as significant as the invention of print. But to tap into its power, organizations will need to embrace radical openness. And for TED, it means the dawn of a whole new chapter ...
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDGlobal 2010; TED; Talks; business; education; global issues; innovation; science; technology; video; web; 2010
Downloads: 96
[movies]Brewster Kahle builds a free digital library - TED.com
Brewster Kahle is building a truly huge digital library -- every book ever published, every movie ever released, all the strata of web history ... It's all free to the public -- unless someone else gets to it first.
Keywords: TEDTalks; EG 2007; TED; Talks; book; design; entertainment; film; history; library; media; music; technology; web; 2007
Downloads: 86
[movies]Sergey Brin and Larry Page on Google - TED.com
Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin offer a peek inside the Google machine, sharing tidbits about international search patterns, the philanthropic Google Foundation, and the company's dedication to innovation and employee happiness.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2004; TED; Talks; Google; business; collaboration; culture; design; technology; web; 2004
Downloads: 173
[movies]Ethan Zuckerman: Listening to global voices - TED.com
Sure, the web connects the globe, but most of us end up hearing mainly from people just like ourselves. Blogger and technologist Ethan Zuckerman wants to help share the stories of the whole wide world. He talks about clever strategies to open up your Twitter world and read the news in languages you don't even know.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; communication; global issues; language; news; technology; web; TEDGlobal 2010; 2010
Downloads: 258
[movies]Jeff Bezos on the next web innovation - TED.com
The dot-com boom and bust is often compared to the Gold Rush. But Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos says it’s more like the early days of the electric industry.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2003; TED; Talks; United States; business; entrepreneur; history; innovation; invention; technology; web; 2003
Downloads: 161
[movies]Raghava KK: What’s your 200-year plan? - TED.com
You might have a 5-year plan, but what about a 200-year plan? Artist Raghava KK has set his eyes on an ultra-long-term horizon; at TEDxSummit, he shows how it helps guide today's choices and tomorrow's goals -- and encourages you to make your own 200-year plan too.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; art; arts; entertainment; life; social media; storytelling; technology; tedx; web; TEDxSummit; 2012
Downloads: 139
[movies]Clifford Stoll on ... everything - TED.com
Clifford Stoll captivates his audience with a wildly energetic sprinkling of anecdotes, observations, asides -- and even a science experiment. After all, by his own definition, he's a scientist: "Once I do something, I want to do something else."
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; culture; education; science; technology; web; TED2006; 2006
Downloads: 297
[movies]Chris Anderson of WIRED on tech's Long Tail - TED.com
Chris Anderson, the editor of WIRED, explores the four key stages of any viable technology: setting the right price, gaining market share, displacing an established technology and, finally, becoming ubiquitous.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2004; TED; Talks; business; culture; economics; entertainment; marketing; shopping; technology; web; 2004
Downloads: 314
[movies]Evgeny Morozov: How the Net aids dictatorships - TED.com
TED Fellow and journalist Evgeny Morozov punctures what he calls "iPod liberalism" -- the assumption that tech innovation always promotes freedom, democracy -- with chilling examples of ways the Internet helps oppressive regimes stifle dissent.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDGlobal 2009; TED; Talks; Internet; government; politics; technology; web; 2009
Downloads: 322
[movies]Tim Berners-Lee: A Magna Carta for the web - TED.com
Sir Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web 25 years ago. So it’s worth a listen when he warns us: There’s a battle ahead. Eroding net neutrality, filter bubbles and centralizing corporate control all threaten the web’s wide-open spaces. It’s up to users to fight for the right to access and openness. The question is, What kind of Internet do we want?
Keywords: TedTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; global issues; open-source; web; TED2014; 2014
Downloads: 43
[movies]Tim Berners-Lee: The year open data went worldwide - TED.com
At TED2009, Tim Berners-Lee called for "raw data now" -- for governments, scientists and institutions to make their data openly available on the web. At TED University in 2010, he shows a few of the interesting results when the data gets linked up.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2010; TED; Talks; Internet; computers; statistics; visualizations; web; 2010
Downloads: 251
[movies]Alexis Ohanian: How to make a splash in social media - TED.com
In a funny, rapid-fire 4 minutes, Alexis Ohanian of Reddit tells the real-life fable of one humpback whale's rise to Web stardom. The lesson of Mister Splashy Pants is a shoo-in classic for meme-makers and marketers in the Facebook age.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; Internet; animals; business; culture; entertainment; entrepreneur; oceans; web; TEDIndia 2009; 2009
Downloads: 99
[movies]Let's talk parenting taboos: Rufus Griscom + Alisa Volkman - TED.com
Babble.com publishers Rufus Griscom and Alisa Volkman, in a lively tag-team, expose 4 facts that parents never, ever admit -- and why they should. Funny and honest, for parents and nonparents alike.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDWomen; TED; Talks; children; communication; culture; education; entertainment; sex; web; 2010
Downloads: 447
[movies]Ze Frank's nerdcore comedy - TED.com
Performer and web toymaker Ze Frank delivers a hilarious nerdcore standup routine, then tells us what he's seriously passionate about: helping people create and interact using simple, addictive web tools.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2004; TED; Talks; arts; collaboration; comedy; community; culture; dance; demo; entertainment; software; web; 2004
Downloads: 333
[movies]Tim Berners-Lee on the next Web - TED.com
20 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web. For his next project, he's building a web for open, linked data that could do for numbers what the Web did for words, pictures, video: unlock our data and reframe the way we use it together.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2009; TED; Talks; business; communication; design; invention; technology; web; 2009
Downloads: 96
[movies]Ze Frank's web playroom - TED.com
On the web, a new "Friend" may be just a click away, but true connection is harder to find and express. Ze Frank presents a medley of zany Internet toys that require deep participation -- and reward it with something more nourishing. You're invited, if you promise you'll share.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDGlobal 2010; TED; Talks; Internet; comedy; gaming; humanity; humor; music; play; technology; web; 2010
Downloads: 277
[movies]Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education - TED.com
Education scientist Sugata Mitra tackles one of the greatest problems of education -- the best teachers and schools don't exist where they're needed most. In a series of real-life experiments from New Delhi to South Africa to Italy, he gave kids self-supervised access to the web and saw results that could revolutionize how we think about teaching.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; children; development; education; technology; third world; web; TEDGlobal 2010; 2010
Downloads: 114
[movies]Kevin Kelly on the next 5,000 days of the web - TED.com
At the 2007 EG conference, Kevin Kelly shares a fun stat: The World Wide Web, as we know it, is only 5,000 days old. Now, Kelly asks, how can we predict what's coming in the next 5,000 days?
Keywords: TEDTalks; EG 2007; TED; Talks; communication; complexity; future; technology; web; 2007
Downloads: 85
[movies]Gary Flake: is Pivot a turning point for web exploration? - TED.com
Gary Flake demos Pivot, a new way to browse and arrange massive amounts of images and data online. Built on breakthrough Seadragon technology, it enables spectacular zooms in and out of web databases, and the discovery of patterns and links invisible in standard web browsing.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; data; demo; interface design; technology; web; TED2010; 2010
Downloads: 68
[movies]Hasan Elahi: FBI, here I am! - TED.com
After he ended up on a watch list by accident, Hasan Elahi was advised by his local FBI agents to let them know when he was traveling. He did that and more ... much more.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDGlobal 2011; TED; Talks; art; arts; data; security; war; web; 2011
Downloads: 146
[movies]Bruno Torturra: Got a smartphone? Start broadcasting - TED.com
In 2011, journalist Bruno Torturra covered a protest in São Paulo which turned ugly. His experience of being teargassed had a profound effect on the way he thought about his work, and he quit his job to focus on broadcasting raw, unedited experiences online. In this fascinating talk, he shares some of the ways in which he's experimented with livestreaming on the web, and how in the process he has helped to create a very modern media network.
Keywords: Tedtalks; TED; Talks; activism; journalism; media; online video; politics; social media; web; TEDGlobal 2014; 2014
Downloads: 26
[movies]Richard Baraniuk on open-source learning - TED.com
Rice University professor Richard Baraniuk explains the vision behind Connexions, his open-source, online education system. It cuts out the textbook, allowing teachers to share and modify course materials freely, anywhere in the world.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2006; TED; Talks; business; collaboration; culture; education; global issues; library; open-source; technology; web; 2006
Downloads: 243
[movies]Rives controls the Internet - TED.com
How many poets could cram eBay, Friendster and Monster.com into 3-minute poem worthy of a standing ovation? Enjoy Rives' unique talent.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TEDSalon 2006; TED; Talks; arts; culture; death; entertainment; love; parenting; performance; philosophy; poetry; short talk; spoken word; technology; web; 2006
Downloads: 80
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